Jackson Township, Boone County, Iowa

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Jackson Township, Boone County
Township
Map highlighting Jackson Township, Boone County, Iowa.svg
Coordinates: 42°04′55″N 093°46′01″W / 42.08194°N 93.76694°W / 42.08194; -93.76694Coordinates: 42°04′55″N 093°46′01″W / 42.08194°N 93.76694°W / 42.08194; -93.76694
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Boone
Area
 • Total 36.75 sq mi (95.19 km2)
 • Land 36.74 sq mi (95.17 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.02 km2)
Elevation[1] 1,053 ft (321 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 582
 • Density 15.8/sq mi (6.1/km2)
FIPS code 19-92094[2]
GNIS feature ID 0468092

Jackson Township is one of seventeen townships in Boone County, Iowa, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 582.

History[edit]

Jackson Township was established in 1857.[3]

Geography[edit]

Jackson Township covers an area of 36.75 square miles (95.2 km2) and contains no incorporated settlements. According to the USGS, it contains one cemetery, Mitchell.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ Goldthwait, Nathan Edward (1914). History of Boone County, Iowa, Volume 1. Pioneer Publishing Company. p. 217. 

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